The Glass Castle

38. How does the Walls family respond to Erma’s death? What rift or division develops in the family? Explain.

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Rose Mary believes that Erma's alcoholism was responsible for her death and consequently defines her death as suicide. Rex is upset by his family's lack of remorse for his mother's death and he disappears for days. Jeannette is sent to fetch him from one of the local pubs.